Leadership Programs

Executive and Continuing Professional Education
Offers health care executive education, occupational and environmental health and safety training, and tailored custom programs to professionals and executives across the country and around the world. These programs are designed and delivered by Harvard faculty and industry leaders, providing a dynamic mix of theory and practice.

The Leadership Program for Health Ministers at Harvard Schools of Public Health and Government in Collaboration with The Children’s Investment Fund (CIFF)
Recognizing and promoting transformational leadership among ministers of health as an essential element in sustainable health systems strengthening, improved service delivery and better health outcomes. The Ministerial Leadership in Health (MLIH) Program is a joint initiative of the Harvard School of Public Health and the Harvard Kennedy School in collaboration with the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation.

National Preparedness Leadership Initiative
For national leaders in positions that may handle crises. Raising the bar on preparedness and response leadership through a cross-agency and cross-sector approach, this program originated the metaleadership © methodology to encourage a new connectivity to manage emergency situations whether on a local, national or global scale.

Senior Leadership Fellows
Providing a bridge from the world of decision-making to the world of academe, senior fellows are recent high-level leaders focused on public health, from government, non-profit organizations, journalism or an NGO, who spend a semester at the School teaching and mentoring students.